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Ashlyn O.

4 Reviews
Lyndhurst, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master's in Violin Performance from DePaul University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ashlyn O.

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I’m an experienced and knowledgeable teacher, having offered viola instruction for over 12 years. I'm here to help unlock your full potential by providing the technical guidance and musical inspiration you need in order to succeed. Complete beginners to advanced players are welcome!

About Ashlyn

Hi! I have been teaching private violin lessons for the past 12 years to beginners and adults! I am currently a freelancer in New York City, as well as working for an artist management company. I began teaching privately after working with the Boston Youth Symphony’s Intensive Community Program.

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Karen Weiner
I have been taking lessons with Ashlyn for about 7 months now and she has truly been the best violin teacher I could have hoped for! She is not only good at teaching and helping me improve my playing, but she is also a really nice person and we get along very well. I look forward to every lesson and always learn a lot and have fun. Unfortunately, I leave for college soon so I will no longer be able to take lessons with Ashlyn, I will miss her a lot.
Aria B.
We are very happy with Ms. Ashlyn. She has a great manner with my 8 year old, who looks forward to her violin classes and wants to practice for her teacher :)
Alexandra M.
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Ashlyn is my violin teacher,she is amazing!!!She has been my teacher for about 3 months.She is very good at what she does,patient,great communication,reliable and extremely talented..I was reluctant to take a class at my age,I was scared that my teacher would not be patient with me,however I 'm so glad I did.When I met Ashlyn she made it easier for me to continue and not give up my dream of learning how to play the violin!!
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Juan C.

10 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Juan C.

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Originally from Colombia, Juan has been a resident of New York City since 2008. His music blends classical, modern, and avant-garde elements. He draws from his experience as a recording and touring rock guitarist in Colombia and Miami, his studies of East Asian music, inspired by interaction with m

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Mike
Juan went through many fundamentals of classical guitar, how to place your hands over the strings for articulation and economy of movement. Very useful.
Dawn G.
Juan is wonderful and very knowledgeable in music. He is very patient and makes you feel comfortable. I leave a lesson feeling like I am accomplished and relaxed. It nice to see progress in such a little time. I go home with enthusiasm to learn more and want practice to do so.
Chrystine R.
With a patient and intuitive approach, Juan tailors each lesson to fit not only the student’s skill level, but also desire for depth of understanding. When I first began taking lessons, I was only able to plunk a few chords and play along with a few basic songs. However, over the course of a year and a half with Juan, I gained a foundational knowledge of the classical guitar, as well as the confidence to site read and play a range of other styles of guitar music. He seamlessly integrated music theory concepts into song studies, helping me learn major/minor scales and chord shapes, and then apply this knowledge to better understand song structures and composition. It has been such a great experience learning from Juan, especially because he is both an exemplary teacher and guitar player!

Amy C.

24 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Awarded Singer of the Year from Backstage Magazine
  • BA from SUNY at Purchase
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Amy C.

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Gospel is one of my favorite singing styles, it requires a deep connection to the emotional life. I will guide the student to free their voice so as connect and express their emotions through their voice.

About Amy

I have been a voice, acting, and teacher of creative arts for over 25 years. My background includes ten years of classical voice training with Maestro Julio Berrocal, as well as vocal training through the Feldenkrais approach with Marcy Lindhiemer. In acting, I have studied with renowned Stanislavs

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Sarah K.
Wow! Amy is incredible! I felt super comfortable around her and feel I can learn so much from her. We started off finding a monologue for me to read. I read it and now plan on reading the entire script so we can continue to working on it together... I can’t wait for my next lesson!
Grace N.
Coach Amy REALLY gets it. She will put you at ease, and if you put in the work you will advance quickly. Totally worth her rates, I can't say enough about the quality training she has provided me.
Timothy B.
Very kind and knowledgeable:)

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Alex W.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Computer Science from North Carolina A&T State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alex W.

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I'm a fun person who loves different genres of music. I'm laid back but I try to keep things interesting so that lessons don't feel like a chore. I sometimes teach current songs from the radio to explain theory.

About Alex

I'm a multi-instrumentalist who is excited about music and would love to teach what I have acquired about piano. I've started my journey at the age of 5 with formal lessons. I took these lessons all throughout grade school and high school. In my middle school years through high school, I played

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Maestro
Alex is a great teacher and you all will love the lessons that he gives. He is committed to getting it done. Excellent choice!!
Reyna R.
Alex definitely knows his stuff. He is a musical genius. He is engaging and makes our lessons fun by incorporating multiple genres to teach theory. I stumbled upon Alex's profile when I was searching for a teacher that would expand my understanding of jazz concepts, blues, gospel and improvisation scales. If you are looking for a down to earth instructor that is knowledgable and patient, then Alex is the person for you.
We had several glitches and technical issues, which is why the review reflects 4 stars.
Nicholas
We had a few technical difficulties but Alex was committed to making it work. My sons choose “Old Time Road”song and were thrilled to make progress on the first lesson. They were excited to book more lessons.
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Andrea C.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Catechist Award from Diocese of Norwich - Office for Faith Formation
  • Teaching since 2010
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Andrea C.

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In Guitar Classes you will learn steps how to play guitar for your own enjoyment or for an audience.
1 - You will learn to play major and minor guitar chords,
2 - You will learn a variety of songs and to develop strumming techniques, string names and other guitar details.
3 - We will reach your goals and set goals for your future playing.

Advanced Beginner Lessons - Learning to Create and Write your own music and songs if you desire to.

I look forward to working with you !

About Andrea

I love teaching and inspiring people so that they can achieve and feel the best they can be in their life. With my many years of experience and education I look forward to helping you through your life journey and reaching your goals. Let me help you organize your life. You will enjoy my friendly

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Sonia H.
Only had one singing lesson so far, but Andrea has been so great and made me feel at ease right away, even though I am a complete beginner. I feel like I've already learned so much in just one lesson! I am very excited to continue my singing lessons with her. She is very nice and easy to work with.
Val L.
awesome teacher
Val L.
She is great with my kids and has patience of a saint! They enjoy her classes!!!
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Dave T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Dave T.

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Whether you are a complete beginner or highly advanced, I can help you get to the next level and beyond. My time tested and success proven curriculum was specifically designed to achieve maximum progress in the shortest amount of time possible. I fully understand that each and every student is unique and has different musical goals and dreams. For this reason our curriculum is always flexible and can be supplemented with customized instruction to meet the needs of the individual student.

I can teach you acoustic guitar and/or electric guitar. Choose from... Rock, Blues, Jazz, Classical, Metal, Country, Folk, Bluegrass, Funk, R&B and more.

I can help you improve in many areas such as guitar fundamentals, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, scales and modes, technique, music theory, chords, soloing and improvisation, flatpicking, fingerpicking, legato, ear training, music transcription, chord melody, sight reading, developing effective practice strategies, etc.

I consider teaching to be one ...

About Dave

I am obsessed with helping YOU become a better guitar player. I started teaching after graduating from The Atlanta Institute Of Music in 1990. I've been a full time musician and guitar instructor since 1995. I have literally helped thousands of musicians become better guitarists. My approach works

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"My daughter has been learning from Jill to play violin for more than five years and she has improved dramatically over that time. She also takes piano lessons with Jill which has fed her musical curiosity. Jill is patient, positive, and an expert in her craft. Great teacher!!!"
Jason
Took Violin lessons from Jill Z.
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"Greatest teacher I ever had. Maiia is very talented, attentive, and patient. the results she helped me achieve i never thought were possible.

Thank you Maiia!"
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Took Jazz Voice lessons from Maya M.
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"Dr. M. is not only an incredibly knowledgeable individual but is also an excellent educator. She knows how to approach problems from different angles to achieve the best results from her students. I work with her on a regular basis and can say that she always provides quality suggestions and tools to improve technique and interpretation. I highly recommend her for both piano and vocal training."
Sebastian
Took Classical Voice lessons from Melissa M.
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"Josh has been an amazing instructor for my daughter. She has learned a lot about composition, piano and music theory. We highly recommend him."
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Took Audio Engineering lessons from Joshua F.
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"Great first session. Location was easy to find. Kids felt comfortable, and they enjoyed their lesson (despite being resistant in the beginning). Charlotte was very friendly and warm with them, which helped a lot!"
Eyza
Took Piano lessons from Charlotte L.
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"Awesome! Started out with just the kids and now I'm taking lessons!"
Sharon
Took Cello lessons from Dustin N.
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"Mark is nice and patient."
Emily
Took Violin lessons from Mark T.
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"Jesus is an excellent teacher in every way. He is personable, patient, flexible and has great rapport with my daughter. I feel very lucky to have found such a wonderdul teacher."
Victoria
Took Music Performance lessons from Jesus G.
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"Steven was kind, considerate (seriously listened to my guitar goals and concerns), very knowledgeable about music and the guitar. I am glad I met and chose him."
Larry
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"best teacher someone could ask for, don’t know what i would do without her, perfect for everyone, everywhere."
kaylee
Took Songwriting lessons from Janeen F.
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